On Oct. 9, the Kiwanis club held a dinner for Autism research at St Dominic's church hall. President Pat Testrake stated that this was the first of two dinners to be held this yeaer for Autism. The club would like to thank the following members for their participation and enthusiasm in preparing and putting on a successful event
Ed Barger, Patti Barger, Marcia Ducato, Robert Ducato, Donna Franklin, William Karrow, Henry Lynn, John Sinden, Pat Testrake and Liz Weatherly.
We would also like to thank the Westfield Builders Club and their advisor Diane Scarpine for their efforts in making the event a success.
The local clubs fund raising this year will focus on Autism, Juvenile Diabetes and reading programs for all we can serve in addition funds will be donated to the following organizations: Union Relief, Ripley Hose Auxilary, The food pantries of Westfield and Ripley. The sponsored leadership programs of Key Clubs and Builders Clubs sponsored by the local club.
For additional information about the local club feel free to contact any member or call 326-2752. You can also attend a meeting of the organization on either the first or third Thursdays of the month at 6 p.m. at the Bark Grill by calling 326-2752 and making your intentions known.